The trial of a Little Falls homeowner who killed two teens during a break-in has been given to the jury after the man's attorney argued the teens would be alive if they hadn't chosen to commit a burglary.
A Little Falls man charged with fatally shooting two teenagers who broke into his home has waived his right to testify at his trial in Morrison County. Judge Douglas Anderson has given the final jury instructions in the Byron Smith murder trial.
This is the third day of testimony in the Bryon Smith murder trial in Little Falls. Before the proceedings began this (Wednesday) morning, officials allowed members of the media to take pictures and video in the empty courtroom.
Jury selection is underway in the trial of a central Minnesota man who claims self-defense when he fatally shot two teenagers in his home. Six jurors were chosen Monday on the first day of the murder trial of 65-year-old Byron Smith of Little Falls.